Planned gifts are among the School’s most important sources of support and provide a way for alumni, parents, and friends of Penn Arts and Sciences to create a lasting legacy. Every day, alumni and friends of Penn Arts and Sciences expand the boundaries of what is possible by including the School in their planning. These estate gifts follow in the tradition of Benjamin Franklin, funding scholarships and professorships and contributing to programs that enhance the liberal arts experience at Penn.

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Providing for the School of Arts and Sciences through a planned gift entitles you to a lifetime membership in the Harrison Society. Learn more about the Harrison Society.

As professionals with extensive experience in gift planning, Penn’s Gift Planning experts have the knowledge, ingenuity, and commitment to answer your questions about the many available giving opportunities. For assistance with making a planned gift, please contact Anne D. DeMesa at or 215-898-1831.